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Year Ender 2018: Ministry of Health and Family Welfare 11.1.2019 Govt of india: PIB
AYUSHMAN BHARAT Ayushman Bharat is a centrally sponsored programme anchored in the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW). It is an umbrella of two major health initiatives, namely Health and Wellness Centres (HWCs) and Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojna (PMJAY).
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Bengaluru is hot. Steel flyover will make it hotter, it needs to be dropped 10.1.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
An umbrella of hot air over the built-up area of the city is an 'urban heat-island’. There are many processes contributing to the temperature —air pollutants, vehicular movements, loss of tree cover and more. Steel flyover could be one of them.
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Tackling Bengaluru’s air quality crisis is an opportunity to lead with example 7.1.2019 Citizen Matters
Vehicular pollution is the top contributor to air pollution in the congested city of Bengaluru. Attempts to curb air pollution need to be stepped up now, to avoid a future crisis.
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How garbage burning contributes to Bengaluru’s air quality crisis 28.12.2018 Citizen Matters
The mismanagement of solid waste continues in Bengaluru with incessant garbage burning. There are PILs filed in the High Court, but will they help reducing burning of garbage?
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Year End Review- 2018: Cabinet & CCEA 14.12.2018 Govt of india: PIB
03 Jan 2018   Cabinet gives approval to the Approach to be adopted by India at the Eleventh Ministerial Conference of the WTO held in Buenos Aires, Argentina during 10-13 December 2017   The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given ex-post facto approval to the Note submitted by the Department of Commerce and approved the approach to be adopted by India at the Eleventh Ministerial Conference of the WTO held in Buenos Aires, Argentina in December 2017.
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No onion, no garlic: Akshaya Patra opposes Karnataka government order on mid-day meals 12.12.2018 Scroll.in - News that matters
The foundation’s food beliefs contradict a secular government’s mandate as well as nutritional guidelines by scientific bodies.
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‘Spend on education, health and environment, not on elevated corridors’ 19.11.2018 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Public health experts, educationists, environmentalists and many citizens from Bengaluru concerned about government's decision on elevated corridors got together to discuss the issue, under Bengaluru Bus Prayanikara Vedike platform.
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Kerala Achieves Highest Annual Decline In Infant Mortality Rate 31.10.2018 NDTV News - Latest
Kerala has been ranked as the top state to achieve highest annual decline in Infant Mortality Rate followed by Mizoram and Karnataka, according to the Health Ministry.
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Shri J P Nadda inaugurates 5th National Summit on “Good & Replicable Practices & Innovations in Public HealthCare Systems in India” 30.10.2018 Govt of india: PIB
  Shri J P Nadda, Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare in the presence of Shri Sarbananda Sonowal, Chief Minister of Assam, inaugurated the 5th National Summit on “Good & Replicable Practices & Innovations in Public Health Care Systems in India” at Kaziranga, Assam today.
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With Modicare rollout, focus shifts to states 23.9.2018 Rediff: Business
States are now gearing up to implement the scheme, integrating it with their own public health insurance plans and tying up the loose ends.
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Road safety initiative kicked off 22.6.2018 Hindu: Home
The campaign is being organised in association with RGUHS
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Fixing rates under Arogya Karnataka may take longer 10.6.2018 Hindu: Medicine & Research
Private hospitals in State worried about low prices for various procedures
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Karnataka govt's per-capita investment in health lowest among South states 11.5.2018 Business Standard: News Now
Ambitious-sounding policy conversations notwithstanding, the actual performance of the state in terms of health and nutrition outcomes leaves much to be desired
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Boy with golden spoon won't understand poverty: Modi 8.5.2018 General News
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday took a dig at Congress chief Rahul Gandhi saying one who is born with a golden spoon would never understand the difficulties of the poor and importance of Swachh Bharat campaign.
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Whitewashed roofs or Whatsapp alerts: How is your city planning to beat the heat this summer? 30.4.2018 Citizen Matters
IMD spells a gruelling summer ahead with temperatures 0.5°C to 1°C higher than the long term average. From Ahmedabad to Nagpur to Hyderabad, what are cities doing to minimise heat-related casualties? »
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Study: Ambulance not accessible to 50% of pregnant women 14.4.2018 Hindu: Diet & Nutrition
‘Though Janani Suraksha Yojana has reduced neonatal mortality, hiccups like accessibility to health facility exist’
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A long way to go before we achieve 'health for all' 6.4.2018 Deccan Herald - Monday
The theme for World Health Day this year is Health for all. Affordable healthcare is still a long way off in Bengaluru and Karnataka, say activists. Akhila Vasan, co-convenor of NGO Karnataka Janaarogya Chaluvali, says the rally for affordable health is not new. "It came with the Alma Ata Declaration of 1978 that sought to make healthcare accessible for all by 2000. But this was systematically dismantled by governments across the world, including ours at the centre and the state," she says. Karnataka tops the list of maternal deaths in south India. "This is a litmus indicator. It tells us that our public healthcare system is being destroyed while a large segment of the private sector has turned predatory," laments Akhila. Bengalurus healthcare system is even more fragmented, she observes. "Many government agencies are providing healthcare with no coordination." Dr Vasu HV, state executive committee member of Karnataka Janashakti, agrees the government has no clarity about the medical system. "When there ...
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Only one doctor in most primary health centres 1.4.2018 Hindu: Internet
T.N., Maharashtra among better performing States
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‘Include tobacco control in manifesto’ 26.3.2018 Hindu: Home
Health fraternity submits memorandum to political parties
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Work on 220-bed super-speciality hospital may be ‘delayed’ 16.3.2018 Hindu: Medicine & Research
KHSDRP may get the task of constructing the ₹161.02 crore hospital project on PKTB Sanatorium
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